LONG, OTHO G., 87, passed away on January 1, 2013.
He was a deacon of Riverview Baptist Church.
He leaves to cherish his memory a loving wife of 59 years, Annie (Birdsong) Long; children, Otha L. Long (Cynthia), Theresa Burns (Eric), Abena Otudor, and Jonathan Long (Terrie); seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Friday and funeral services on Saturday at 1 p.m. will be held at Bates Memorial Annex, 728 E. Lampton St., followed by interment at Green Meadows Cemetery.
Professional services provided by Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home.